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Donald Hector Mackenzie

educator

Donald Hector Mackenzie, Canadian educator. Member Seattle Transit Commission, 1952-1956, chairman 1954. Certified Public Accountants, State Washington, 1933.; Member Society Advancement Management (member of advisory editorial board, 1940-1948), American Arbitration Society, American Accounting Association, Washington Society Certified Public Accountants, Chamber of Commerce.

Background

Mackenzie, Donald Hector was born on August 12, 1901 in Rossland, B.C. Son of Murdoch and Catherine (McShannon) Mackenzie.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, U. Washington, 1925.

Career

Came to the United States, 1920, naturalized, 1937. Clerk G.N. Railway, Rossland, 1918-1919. Mines accountant Cons.

Mining & Smelting Company of Canada, Trail, B.C., 1926-1927. Accountant William Baker & Company, Rossland, 1927. Teaching fellow U. Washington, 1927-1929, instructor, 1929-1934, assistant professor, 1934-1939, associate professor, 1939-1944, professor accounting and statistics, since 1944, chairman department, since 1946.

Advertising work, since 1929. Visiting lecturer graduate school business, Harvard, 1940. Director Hunter Brothers, Ltd.

Examiner National War Labor Board, 1942.

Works

  • Author: Mathematics of Finance, 1937. Fundamentals of Accounting, 1949. Contributor professional and trade journals.

Membership

Member Seattle Transit Commission, 1952-1956, chairman 1954. Certified Public Accountants, State Washington, 1933. Member Society Advancement Management (member of advisory editorial board, 1940-1948), American Arbitration Society, American Accounting Association, Washington Society Certified Public Accountants, Chamber of Commerce.

Connections

Married Mary Catherine David, December 26, 1943. Children: Mary Ann, Catherine Emily, Donald David.

father:
Murdoch Mackenzie

mother:
Catherine (McShannon) Mackenzie

spouse:
Mary Catherine David

children:
Mary Ann Mackenzie

Catherine Emily Mackenzie

Donald David Mackenzie